Monthly Archives: February 2011

Where’s My Dictionary?

In my last post I wrote about the fact that I seem to be blessed with lots of ideas at the moment for writing different stories. Many of my ideas come from seeds taken from other stories or ideas that … Continue reading

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Had Any Good Ideas Lately?

Have you ever stopped to think about where your ideas come from? For some reason I seem to have hit a period where I’m doing quite a bit of writing and it got me wondering just where my ideas are … Continue reading

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Dribbles, Drabbles or Droubbles?

Those of you that visit my other blog ‘Short Stories’ will know that I have recently become addicted to writing very short stories of just 140 characters (or less.) Just as I was getting used to this new, or at … Continue reading

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Where Do You Write?

Where do you write? Does it matter where you put pen to paper? Do you find that some places give you more inspiration than others? I share these questions with you because they have been ones that I have been … Continue reading

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A Very Short Story

Have you ever noticed that it is quite often the little things in life that can give us the most pleasure or excite us the most? Well, that is exactly what has just happened to me! Yesterday I came across … Continue reading

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What Did You Learn At School?

I have been listening to a great presentation from Paul Ginnis about learning. He began with these words from Albert Einstein and ┬ádefined insanity as – “Doing the same thing the same way and expecting a different result.” How often … Continue reading

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Pecha Kucha

The conference had a very interesting start when a number of head teachers joined in a ‘Pecha Kucha’ session. This is an interesting and unique way of giving a presentation. The rules are simple but strict – each power point … Continue reading

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